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Questions tagged [google-play-store]

For questions related to Google's official content store. Please note that questions related to publishing, registering, or otherwise interacting with the Play Store in a development capacity are off-topic.

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Legal aspect of having a Service calling speech recognition endlessly [on hold]

I got burnt on stack overflow by asking this question, but I cannot find a response anywhere. So I'm trying here :) In order to have the user interact with my app, I've developed a Service which ...
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Call blocker app with sms notification feature [on hold]

I want a call blocker app that block only unknown numbers or block those numbers which are not in my contact list, also after blocking it send a message to that unknown/blocked caller a sms containing ...
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error reading boot_id from procfs [on hold]

First of all, I'm trying to run my app on my mobile but I'm stuck with an instant crash. After I run my adb logcat to see what is wrong I see this error error reading boot_id from procfs java.io....
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Dear Friends how to open java file on any andriod [on hold]

its very simple That main problem is some web site works on java bases like your click the home it will be blink acctual ios and windows java file it will be work but andriod not supports is this ...
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google play servics Icon disapeared from my apps in HTC desire 816 dual sim with Android 6

google play servics and google play store Icons disapeared from my apps in HTC desire 816 dual sim with Android 6 and google icon disapeared from my general tab !
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Install google play on emulator

How can I install google play on emulator? I start my emulator like this: ./emulator -avd my_custom_device_API_26 -dns-server 8.8.8.8 -writable-system and I tried it this way but it doesn't work. ...
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How do I get my play store working again? L [on hold]

My play stop working and a note comes on screen alt even in middle of apps I'm doing at the time.
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How to restrict games installation

I am a iPhone person and my wife is andriod. Our son has been madly installing games despite me hiding the play store icon in a folder he manage to find it. I went into playstore setting but the ...
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Downloads start minutes after clicking the button

Recently I've been getting an issue that when I start any download from an app such as the Play Store or Google drive, when I click the download button I get a indication that the download has begun ...
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I need to change my google play account without losing my game accounts [closed]

My Google play is linked to my old email account. Can I transfer my google play email to a new email account and not lose all my progress in the games I play or have to start from the beginning in all ...
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How to quickly find apps which *do not* have in-app purchases?

I started using a popular free to play online Poker app some time ago, and I'm pretty sure that after about a week of playing they ramped up the difficulty significantly - I was steadily winning, and ...
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All the applications on my phone are not responding/working

Hey Guys I recently dropped my phone and I was forced to send it for repairs after it died. Thankfully there wasn't any screen damage but according to the technician the charging IC chip was damaged ...
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App can't install. Error 910 on Google Play Sotre and conflicting packages when sideloaded, even though the app isn't already installed [duplicate]

Alright, first, I should point out that I'm not a developer or hacker, I've never worked with adb and so on, which means I didn't mess with advanced system settings or anything like that. I'm posting ...
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Paid app on computer (via google play store) but installed on phone as 'unknown sources' (not via the play store)

I just paid for 2 apps on my computer logging into the play store. But I installed them on my phone as .APKs so how to have the free versions turn into paid?
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Lost play store

I was trying to fix the 491 issue and apparently followed badadvice uninstalled and the entire Play Store app disappeared from my phone I can't seem to get it reinstalled help please
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What is this icon for its the up down arrow on the left [duplicate]

It's on the left side of the notification bar with the up down arrow thing
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How do you uninstall apps from your desktop web-browser?

I was trying to remove a bunch of old apps from my android phone. I used to be able to uninstall apps from my desktop web browser by going to google play and then just clicking uninstall. But today ...
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there was a problem communicating with google servers on tablet

I can access GOOGLE and google play on my laptop, but not my tablet. After following all the steps of removing and re adding account, it still doesn't work. How do I fix this problem?
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Possible to transfer Google Play Balance from one Google account to another? [closed]

Actually I am using 2 Google accounts in my device and first is my permanent while second is only for special purposes. I have mistakenly added my funds to second account instead of first one and now ...
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My second app gives error 910 when trying to install [duplicate]

I have 2 apps on google play both are webview app first one is "Milana" with ID "com.milana.eg" second one is "Milana Stuff" with ID "com.stuff.milana.eg" both have different sign key but the problem ...
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How to uninstall Google/Samsung apps properly?

I have a Galaxy A5 2016 and I would like to remove all Google apps for the sake of privacy. I have a rooted phone and it's running Samsung firmware. I've tried simply uninstalling the apps with an ...
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Can the Play Store (in /system/priv-app/) be reinstalled with a newer version?

Tapping on the build number in the Play Store doesn't really update it anymore on my device; I have no idea why. I've been trying to sideload the apk which just installs the newer version into /data/...
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Can't install apps after factory reset

I have a Lenovo Tab 4 10-inch tablet (Lenovo TB-X304F). Recently I had an error on it and had to perform a factory reset, and I'm experiencing problems reinstalling some apps I had installed before. ...
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Why does Google Play Store show installed apps in the “Previously installed apps” section?

When I go to the Previously installed apps section of Google Play Store, some apps that are currently installed on my phone are also shown. I thought that may be all of the currently installed apps ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab A can't sign in password

I just updated my Samsung galaxy Tab A and now I can't type my password because the keyboard no longer shows up,and it also keeps saying google keeps stopping.How can I get back in?
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Why is Google Play unable to update only Google apps?

Everything was working fine on my Lenovo tablet until a couple of weeks ago when Play Store was no longer able to update the gmail app. It usually just was left hanging. Other apps seemed to update ...
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Play Protect : Device not certified - What does it mean?

I would like to know what it means when Google Play Protect certifies a device. My Moto G6 (Ali) is not certified in the Play Store. (Tap to enlarge) Is there any way to certify my device? ...
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Payment deducted but app was not downloaded

I paid Rs.180/- for an App called "Pop Diary+Journal. The amount was debited but the App was not downloaded. It has not shown in Google play stores history. The App developer said he could not help ...
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Browse only really free software on the market

How can I browse Google Play so that only apps/games that have no ads and no internal purchases are seen? Note I am not talking about dedicated third party free stores, but about the actual Google ...
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Chrome redirects to messenger on Samsung mobile

I have been getting redirect notices on my Samsung Google Chrome browser with a link to messenger. I once installed messenger but I have never used it nor do I even have a Facebook account. But now ...
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Why is Firefox for Android shown as “offered by” Google Commerce Ltd?

If you look at the page for Firefox for Android on Google Play, and it 'Read more' then scroll all the way down, you will see the following. The question is simple, why is it shows an offered by ...
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Google Play error 501 when updating YouTube

I'm trying to update the YouTube app. Whenever the update downloads and it shows "Updating app". It takes a lot of time and after some time, an error is displayed "Unknown error 501". I've searched ...
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How to install Playstore on a device on which it is not already installed?

I bought a VivoY13 phone from Chinese Dealer. But Google playstore is not pre-installed. And when you try to install it shows errors. Does anyone have solutions or faced similar situation?
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How to export a list as Text of all Play Store Apps that I have ever installed

I need to generate a text export of the list under the MyApps-> Library Tab of the Play Store App for Android. I need a list of every App that I have ever installed from the Play Store, and not just a ...
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Google Play Services only recognizes deleted account; cannot update any apps

I got my Samsung Galaxy J7 in September and signed in using my primary, personal Google account ("A"). In early November, I downloaded Skype for Business for my job purposes, and created a new Google ...
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How can I make my phone require a password to open Google Play Store?

I want my phone to require a password to enter the Google Play app, so if I let someone else, such as a friend, use my phone they can't go into the app and snoop around. I have a Samsung Galaxy S9 ...
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What does “staged” mean in the context of dictionary download?

Google search can't answer my question What does staged mean? Sorry I'm a pretty new to the tech thing
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How to know why “Error code: 495” occurs when downloading large files?

Download always stops when phone is idle and I get same message below. No saving mode used and I download through Wi-Fi. Phone is Honor 8x, Android 8.1. I tried to clean the cache for the Google play....
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Why is Play Store showing “Can't install app…Error Code: 910”?

I am using Android Lollipop mobile. I have uninstalled preinstalled Youtube app updates. Now I tried to update the app from Play Store. It is giving the error "Can't install app" with error code 910. ...
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What damage can someone do with a logged play store account?

Let's say I have 500 tablets that I'm using for educational purposes at a highschool. In order to preload the app and receive automatic updates later, we have a single dummy Google Account that's ...
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Best way to install Android app on 500 tablets?

We have 500 tablets that need to go out with our Android app pre-installed. From our experience so far, the only way to install the apps is by creating a new Google account, logging into the play ...
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Location triggered alarm [duplicate]

Suppose you want to activate an alarm triggered once a certain location is reached. There exist something capable of this already on Samsung S9 for example
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Error retrieving information from server [DF-DFERH-01]

Error retrieving information from server. [DF-DFERH-01] I have a Sony Xperia XZ Premium running android 8.0.0. I have a problem when trying to go to the play store app and selecting the music tab. I ...
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Determine android:installLocation in Play Store BEFORE install

I'm familiar with moving apps from internal to external memory. In fact I have to with the limited internal memory I have. Some apps don't allow that. I know it's the android:installLocation line. ...
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Lucky Patcher broke my Google Play services

I have a OnePlus 6 running Android 9.0.2 rooted with Magisk, but no recovery. (I tried to install recovery before rooting it every way I could imagine, with no success.) I had Lucky Patcher installed ...
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I can't control my cable with my YTF wifi-to-ir converter, is there an app that will help?

I bought this wifi-to-ir converter and it works beautifully with my TV (Samsung). Now I'm trying to pair it to my cable box (using the Smart Life application). My service provider is Comcast, non of ...
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Why is the first step always 73.73 kB while downloading from Google Play Store?

My phone is a OnePlus 5T running Android 8.1. While downloading or updating apps from Google Play Store, the first step is always 73.73 kB. I'm just curious. Is there any technical reason (e.g. file ...
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Play store downloaded more than 100%

What is happening? Play store keeps downloading after 100% how to fix this ?
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How to unhide my review that had been hidden by app developer?

I noticed that one app that is licensed under GPLv3, while the app developer had not been publishing code updates on github for several years already. I decided to write a review on Google Play and ...
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Android App for split screen pdf note taking (for tablets) [closed]

Does anybody know of an app which lets you have a split screen of pdf(left) and note taking blank page(right) setting, so that you can make notes for every individual page? When you revisit it would ...